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Princeton's WordNet

  1. experiment, experimentationnoun

    the testing of an idea

    "it was an experiment in living"; "not all experimentation is done in laboratories"

  2. experiment, experimentationnoun

    the act of conducting a controlled test or investigation

Wiktionary

  1. experimentationnoun

    The act of experimenting; practice by experiment.

    Etymology: From Latin ex- + -periri (akin to periculum), attempt

  2. experimentationnoun

    A set of actions and observations, performed to verify or falsify a hypothesis or to research a causal relationship between phenomena.

    Etymology: From Latin ex- + -periri (akin to periculum), attempt

Webster Dictionary

  1. Experimentationnoun

    the act of experimenting; practice by experiment

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of experimentation in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of experimentation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of experimentation in a Sentence

  1. Anjelica Huston:

    Of course drugs were fun. And that's what's so stupid about anti-drug campaigns: they don't admit that. I can't say I feel particularly scarred or lessened by my experimentation with drugs. They've gotten a very bad name.

  2. Sir Ronald A. Fisher:

    Our view. . . is that it is an essential characteristic of experimentation that it is carried out with limited resources, and an essential part of the subject of experimental design to ascertain how these should be best applied; or, in particular, to which causes of disturbance care should be given, and which ought to be deliberately ignored.

  3. Duane Stanford:

    James Quincey's allowed experimentation with the brand.

  4. Laine Nooney:

    It feels custom engineered for our ongoing pandemic, with folks stuck at home for the foreseeable future, and especially those with children, surely Nintendo Switch hopes Mario Kart Live will be a source of nostalgic fun for parents and at-home experimentation for kids.

  5. Oly Ilunga:

    Congolese have the right to have the gold standard, the best vaccine, they don't need to be the subject of experimentation.

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